HOUSTON (AP) — Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson has been arrested in Houston on a charge of resisting arrest.

Peterson is from Palestine, Texas. He remains in a Houston jail on a $1,000 bond, according to information on the Houston Police Department website.

Team spokesman Bob Hagan says the Vikings "are aware of the situation and are gathering more information."

No further details are available yet.

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